Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for GitHub skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GitHub over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

GitHub
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 85 80
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 +18
Contract jobs citing GitHub 28 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.63% 0.64% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.24% 4.65% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 6
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.19% +25.45%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £314
90th Percentile £538 £575 £360
Scotland median daily rate £440 £425 £345
% change year-on-year +3.53% +23.19% +25.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

GitHub is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 387 172 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.54% 13.74% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 119 73
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.01% +1.39% +10.77%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £227
90th Percentile £543 £500 £488
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +2.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +114.29% -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £23.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +34.74% +39.71% +70.00%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Glasgow

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GitHub in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Glasgow

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Finance
2 20 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 20 (71.43%) Ruby
2 20 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 20 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 20 (71.43%) Python
3 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
3 19 (67.86%) CISSP
3 19 (67.86%) Symantec
3 19 (67.86%) McAfee
3 19 (67.86%) DRM
3 19 (67.86%) Oracle
3 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
3 19 (67.86%) Sybase
3 19 (67.86%) Perl
3 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 19 (67.86%) Linux
3 19 (67.86%) Neo4j
3 19 (67.86%) Hortonworks
3 19 (67.86%) Cloudera
3 19 (67.86%) Data Protection
3 19 (67.86%) Cryptography
3 19 (67.86%) CISM
3 19 (67.86%) Go
3 19 (67.86%) Relational Database
3 19 (67.86%) Varonis
3 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
3 19 (67.86%) Cybersecurity

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Jetty
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 19 (67.86%) ArangoDB
2 19 (67.86%) Neo4j
2 19 (67.86%) Relational Database
2 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.57%) DB2
3 1 (3.57%) KDB
3 1 (3.57%) Kdb+
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 20 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Data Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) React Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Data Protection Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.14%) Author
5 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Author
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Database Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) JMS
1 2 (7.14%) React
2 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) J2SE
2 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.14%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 19 (67.86%) Cryptography
3 19 (67.86%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (67.86%) Data Encryption
3 19 (67.86%) Data Loss Prevention
3 19 (67.86%) Data Protection
3 19 (67.86%) DRM
3 19 (67.86%) IT Strategy
3 19 (67.86%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 17 (60.71%) Security Operations
5 15 (53.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 12 (42.86%) DevOps
7 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 4 (14.29%) Functional Programming
8 2 (7.14%) Microservices
8 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 20 (71.43%) Python
1 20 (71.43%) Ruby
1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 19 (67.86%) Go
2 19 (67.86%) Perl
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) Java 8
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) CISM
1 19 (67.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (67.86%) FINRA
1 19 (67.86%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 19 (67.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Cloudera
1 19 (67.86%) Hortonworks
1 19 (67.86%) McAfee
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
1 19 (67.86%) Oracle
1 19 (67.86%) Sybase
1 19 (67.86%) Symantec
1 19 (67.86%) Varonis
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.57%) TIBCO